R.J. Fahy Funeral Home

116 N Broad Street, Norwich, NY


Kay F. Barry

October 21, 1941January 8, 2020

Kay F. Barry, 78, formerly of Norwich, passed away on January 8, 2020 with her family by her side. She was born in Cortland to the late Harry and Katherine Morse. Kay was a longtime resident of the Norwich area, working in local businesses and owning the Country Music Hall in McDonough for many years. She also loved to spend time sewing, quilting, gardening and baking. Spending time with family was very important to Kay and she was known for spoiling her grandchildren. Kay was predeceased by her husband, Maynard “Pete” Barry in 2003; her grandson, Timothy Michael Barry; her son in law, Benjamin Gregory; her sisters, Esther Goddard and Arra Mae Breed. Survivors include her children, Arramae Gregory, Martin and Rhonda Barry, James and Cynthia Barry, and Travis and Michael G. Cosby; her grandchildren, Dustin and Renee Byrne, Benjamin and Carrie Gregory, Marrisa Gregory, Ahsley Barry, Tiffany and Richard Warner, Nathan Barry, Zachary Barry, Lacey and Peter Tiller, and Lane Barry; her great-grandchildren, Cameron, Hayden, Jordan, Cameron, Griffin, Jolene, Kaitlyn, Jessica, Tucker, Skylar, Landon, Bailey, and PJ; her sisters, Lucinda Bonham, Doris Wilcox, and Sandra Cruikshank; as well as many nieces and nephews. A funeral service for Kay will take place at 7:00 pm on Wednesday January 29, at R.J. Fahy Funeral Home, 116 N. Broad St. with Rev. Jeremy Stopford officiating. Burial will take place in the spring at Taylor Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 5:00 pm until the time of service.


  • Calling Hours Wednesday, January 29, 2020
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, January 29, 2020


Kay F. Barry

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Lanny E Morse

January 29, 2020

My Sympathy to all of my Cousin Kay's Family.
She is a Very Good Person
Now She is a Very Good Spirit
Say hello to your Mom and Dad etc Your Sis's and All.
Semper Fi Lanny

Becky Thurston

January 29, 2020

well I knew you a long time Kay because you was family. You looked after alot of us kids and always had a good time where ever you went. I will miss you Kay. prayers for all of you. In time the grief will be behind you all but she will be in your hearts all the time. God Bless you all and Rest in peace Kay. I always looked up to you. Becky Paul and Justine

Susan Johnson

January 26, 2020

You will be so missed Aunt Kay. I will always remember you with love and kindness for me and everyone around. You are now in GREAT company enjoying your tea. Till me meet again.

Rodger Gregory

January 25, 2020

I clearly remember Kay's warm smile and the good friendship.she shared with my mom Gladys Gregory

Gretchen Fairbanks-Prieto

January 25, 2020

So sorry for your loss....my dear cousins.

I will always treasure the many memories growing up with you all and spending many family gatherings together!

Gary Preston

January 25, 2020

I'm so very sorry for your loss. I will always remember Kay as a kind heart and peaceful soul. Her home now is heaven and know she watch's over you as a mother's job is never done. God bless